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Construction and Drafting Technician

Our Programs

Select a Construction program below to learn more!

construction program, construction management

Construction and Drafting Technician

35 Week Diploma, 4 Week Practicum Included
Emphasizes construction practices in building and infrastructure.



construction program, construction management

Construction Operations Technician Grants Available

18 Week Certificate
Blend of construction theories/practice and computer application.


construction program, construction management

Construction Operations and Supervision Grants Available

35 Week Diploma, 4 Week Practicum Included
Computer application and practical knowledge are focused on.


construction program, construction management

Construction Project Management Diploma

35 Week Diploma, 4 Week Practicum Included
Skills for developing, monitoring, and controlling construction projects.


Summary of our Construction Program

 
Brighton College’s Construction programs focus on building design and drafting, estimating, interior design, piping services design, high-level computer-aided design modeling, construction project management, and the application of building code and city bylaws to construction projects. Successful students are well-prepared for employment opportunities in local construction firms and with contracting, engineering, and architecture companies.


The Industry

In 2017, construction projects underway in BC totalled a value of approximately $75.1 billion, with proposed projects totalling a value of over $325 billion (British Columbia Major Projects Inventory, Fourth Quarter 2017).

The construction sector accounts for one of British Columbia’s three principal sources of employment, and currently is seeing a notable demand for professionals with the skills to design, plan, and execute a variety of private and public construction projects. An expected 59,100 jobs are expected to open up in the Construction industry in BC in between 2017 and 2027 (B.C.’S Labour Market Outlook: 2017 Edition).


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Number of Jobs in the Industry

Construction Employment in Canada